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Avira Antivirus

“I am using the free stuff.Tried Norton(which really...”

Written on: 24/03/2010 by friedemann (1 review written)

I am using the free stuff.Tried Norton(which really slowed down my PC), tried AVG(also slow), Avast(don't like looks and lack of speed) where I could not surf at the same time. I had AVG and monitor was giving me trouble, I was suspecting AV program had something to do with it...downloaded Avira 9 personal and that program found: 3 viruses that AVG was sitting on AND asked me if I wanted the monitor settings reset"for it sensed that they were off". (I had only been fighting with the screwy… Read Full Review

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Written on: 05/08/2010

I found this review very helpful because... to be quite honest i am baffled by what anti virus to get and do I pay or get the free one, this has been helpful to me and I am going to the site to try it

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“Superb! One of the best of the best Anti-Virus in...”

Written on: 17/03/2010 by slasherxxx (3 reviews written)

Superb! One of the best of the best Anti-Virus in today's time and i must say it really protects my PC and the value for money is great, because what you see and read you can really feel it and get it, it prevents many viruses that comes from my colleagues flash drive, and it's very easy to use and very user friendly to anyone who uses it. Would recommend this everyone… Read Full Review

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“I signed up for a free copy of Avira which at the time...”

Written on: 14/03/2010

I signed up for a free copy of Avira which at the time I was happy with. All seemed to be working well until a virus hit and knocked out the functionality of Avira completely. I therefore had to download a different anti-virus package to clear the virus and never went back. From my experience of Avira the scans are thorough but it might not be able to deal with the virus once it finds it… Read Full Review

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“It's simply the best Antivirus with the best...”

Written on: 05/03/2010 by bokkie123 (1 review written)

It's simply the best Antivirus with the best detections rate.
It has got some false positives but the program let you choose what to do.
Just adjust the settings to medium security level and the FP will be gone.

I never had promblems with FP, Avira is tested by you tube and detected much more virusses then Kaspersky and other AV programs.
Very light on resources as well, together with PC tools firewall plus, the ultimate combo....runs like a charm… Read Full Review

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“When you buy a Premium licence suite x3 from them you...”

Written on: 24/02/2010

When you buy a Premium licence suite x3 from them you should be able to relax! But when you do all the downloads and scans, find something odd and run ESET's free download tool and find 2 Trojans and a Worm, its not good enough! I'm furious. I've wasted over 7 hours on this, so I'm voting with my feet and going to get a refund or else! Beecee… Read Full Review

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Written on: 24/02/2010

I found this review helpful because...i was interested in using this software but this has changed my mind.
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“It's a very good anti virus. I use it continuously in...”

Written on: 15/02/2010 by munna054037 (1 review written)

It's a very good anti virus. I use it continuously in my and protected PC to other any kind of virus. Its installation process is very simple so any one use it to his/her PC. If have connect internet to your PC it Update aromatically and strong for any kind of virus… Read Full Review

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“Very good product only problem is to many pop ups...”

Written on: 04/02/2010

Very good product only problem is to many pop ups happen when they want you to upgrade the program to the more costly one.One more thing I used avast and it crashed twice on me also. JF… Read Full Review

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“I have used this for a number of years on many...”

Written on: 31/12/2009

I have used this for a number of years on many platforms and on Windows 7 now. Works on Win 7 x64 and AMD.

It works first time every time out of the box.

It finds many threats the others miss!

Regular updates that work every time.

If you want worry free AV then go with this.

The free version is quite adequate in most cases.



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“ive used the free software for a long time, and it...”

Written on: 17/12/2009

ive used the free software for a long time, and it picks up everything. So i figured i might as well go for the full protection and purchased the premium security package. My advice dont bother.

I had a few problems with the inital installation, tried to contact Avira and they asked me to call their customer support helpline. These were all in Europe ie Germany. None in the UK. all were 090 numbers and they cost like £1.50 pm. No-way i was going to call that, so i sent them an email. All the… Read Full Review

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“Funny isn't it, when you see many anti virus ratings...”

Written on: 27/11/2009

Funny isn't it, when you see many anti virus ratings Avira is never the top, would this be because there isn't any profit in selling it... I and many other people use it so why is it left out of the comparisons charts while many people swear by it.

I use the Premium version and found no problems at all, prior to reformatted my hard drive I uninstalled it and tried three others.... they all came up clean n' green so Avira just gotta be doing something, mind you I use Firefox and never allow… Read Full Review

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“Bang on the spot amazing service ”

Written on: 23/11/2009

Bang on the spot amazing service
Easy setup
FREE!
Pwns Avast and AVG

Needs an eMail scanner but that can be added… Read Full Review

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“I used the free version for a while, which I found to...”

Written on: 23/11/2009

I used the free version for a while, which I found to be very good. I like the plain, light-weight tree-based UI and the fact that it uses less RAM than other anti-virus programs, whilst still be fast and having excellent detection abilities.

I bought the premium version, which doesn't appear to be significantly different from the free version, because I wanted priority support and also to help support this excellent software, which gives about 40% of the cost of the premium software to… Read Full Review

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“This is one of the best Antivirus products I have...”

Written on: 17/11/2009

This is one of the best Antivirus products I have used. I recommend it highly… Read Full Review

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“best antivirus ever and forever............”

Written on: 23/10/2009

best antivirus ever and forever… Read Full Review

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“Would I recommend it to a friend? Absolutely! ”

Written on: 07/10/2009 by andylawed (24 reviews written)

Would I recommend it to a friend? Absolutely!

I have tried various free anti virus softwares before and I consider Avira one of the best I have used.
I was a little skeptical when someone referred this antivirus before since I never heard of it. Boy I was wrong, it truly has good performance and the quality of its scan is great.
Thanks to Avira… Read Full Review

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“Best ever antivirus made in this world............. ”

Written on: 07/10/2009

Best ever antivirus made in this world.............
detects every viruses & malwares… Read Full Review

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“this is my favourite free antivirus outhere, it can...”

Written on: 02/10/2009 by johnhonai (4 reviews written)

this is my favourite free antivirus outhere, it can even surpass its paid counterparts, a true wonderful product that is absolutely free,i like everything about this software right from the design to the use of system resources, it uses less resources, and antivirus database is properly up to date , must download and use one… Read Full Review

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“I find that Avira AntiVirus have certainly outdone a...”

Written on: 16/09/2009

I find that Avira AntiVirus have certainly outdone a lot of the AntiViruses already exisitng in the Market. Personally I use their completely free version but what I want to say is exactly what I like about Avira.

Firstly I like it because it is Free, then because it works like a dream and finally it's unobtrusive nor does it seem to cause a decrease in perfromance.

Using Avira in my opinion is a smart move. Compared with othter free anti-virus software there aren't many which can say they… Read Full Review

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“avira antivir antivirus catches more virus/trojans...”

Written on: 05/08/2009

avira antivir antivirus catches more virus/trojans than other popular free AV progs.

Very easy to setup, does not require subsequent "tweeking".

Works straight out the box, updates itself.

Integrates with Windows Security.

Dont forget to switch Windows Firewall OFF once Avira is installed.
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“Avira AntiVir Antivirus is the best free antivirus I...”

Written on: 23/06/2009 by alchemistra (1 review written)

Avira AntiVir Antivirus is the best free antivirus I have ever came across. Extremely good heuristics scans the removable media as soon as it is inserted into your comp. Daily updates helps your pc to stay protected from new threats… Read Full Review

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